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Want to Raise Mentally Strong Kids? Do These 3 Things (Most Parents Don't Do Any of Them)

All kids have the ability to develop mental muscle. We just need to teach them how.<p>Challenges, hardship, and setbacks are inevitable. Teaching kids to build mental muscle helps them become resilient. It's also the key to helping them reach their greatest potential in life.<p>But, it's easy to get so …

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Fire-Roasted Tomato-Basil Soup

Start with canned fire-roasted tomatoes to give the soup some smoky depth. Serve with sliced toasted sourdough and steamed broccoli from your list.

17 Vegetarian Skewers Perfect for Summer Meatless Mondays

With summer in full force, we’ve got one thing on our collective minds: GRILLING! (Well, after chilling out with some summer daiquiris, that is.) But when the idea of grilling pops up, people automatically start planning around meat. This can get tricky if you’re hosting a few vegetarian friends, …

Make Your Life Easier: 17 Grab-and-Go Breakfast Recipes

With a little make-ahead savvy, these breakfast options are perfectly portable.<p>We get it: Most mornings, you're dining on the go. With a little make-ahead savvy, these breakfast options are perfectly portable and don't require repeating "YES, I SAID EXTRA HASH BROWNS" into a drive-thru microphone. …

After You Carve the Pumpkin: How to Bake Pumpkin Seeds

One of the best parts of pumpkin carving is scooping out the seeds to season and bake into a delightful autumnal snack and then burning them to a …

Painting Kitchen Cabinets

When we bought the house I was really worried about the kitchen. There is no where to expand to make it bigger. There is no space to really change …

Trust Us: This Makeover Will Make You Paint Your Kitchen Cabinets White

Before & After: A Basic Kitchen Gets a Major Personality Upgrade

This blogger didn't settle for bare bones.<p>It's easy to look at a basic kitchen and feel uninspired: The builder-grade cabinets, simple laminate countertops, harsh overhead lighting, and the total absence of color. But blogger Kaylor Little of Fisherman's Wife Furniture looked at the bare bones …

Recipe: Lemongrass, Lime & Thai Basil Mojito

First, make the lemongrass simple syrup. Chop the lemongrass stalks into 1-inch pieces, and bruise using a mortar and pestle. Place them in a pot …

The Perfect Winter Dish: Butternut Gratin

Mimi Thorisson, a big-city girl from Hong Kong, becomes an accidental blogger and chatelaine in rural France and falls head over heels in love with cooking in the process. Take a look at a comforting and delicious recipe from her new book, A Kitchen in France.<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons unsalted …

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Good Nutrition for Kids | Epicurious.com | Epicurious.com

O ne of the most important things parents can do for their children is lay the foundation for a lifetime of healthy eating. Exposing kids to good, …

15 Slow Cooker Oatmeals And Healthy Breakfasts To Prep Overnight

A daily ritual of breakfast in bed is a long-shot wish: You might be able to swing it if you've got buckets of money and a crumb catcher built into your sheets.<p>The next-best thing? A healthy breakfast, more elaborate than a bowl of cereal or a sad granola bar, all ready for you as you groggily …

Make Your Own Baby Food!

Making baby food is a snap with the proper prep and a dash of know-how. Try these dishes from Baby Love, a cookbook by MSNBC's chief Washington correspondent, Norah O'Donnell, and her husband, chef Geoff Tracy, parents of three little ones. Bon appetit!<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>1 1/2 lbs. fresh or frozen …

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